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Germany attacks Scientology

Title: Germany attacks Scientology
Date: Monday, 10 December 2007
Publisher: The Scotsman (UK)
Author: Louis Charbonneau
Main source: news.scotsman.com

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WOLFGANG Schaeuble, the German interior minister, launched a verbal assault against the Church of Scientology yesterday, accusing it of trying to gain political power. Mr Schaeuble and the country's 16 state interior ministers have declared Scientology unconstitutional. And in a newspaper interview, he said: "Scientology is working in Germany to secure political power and influence. Fundamental rights, including human rights like the right to equal treatment, are limited or abrogated. The democratic system is rejected." Mr Schaeuble and his state counterparts ... [Read the rest at news.scotsman.com]